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Henry John Foecking
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1873
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 22, 1942
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA

Galena Gazette

Henry Foecking died at 6PM Friday evening, May 22, at his home in East Galena, after an illness of five years. He was born at Pilot Knob, East Galena, March 18, 1873, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Foecking

He was married to Elizabeth Heim Apr 9, 1901 at St. Mary's church in Galena by Rev. Balley. Mr. Foecking followed the occupation of farming his entire lifetime.

He leaves his wife, two daughters, Mrs. Irvin (Adele) Temperly, Vinegar Hill, and Mrs. Robert (Marie) Fox, Galena, and four sons, LeRoy, Galena, Raymond, East Dubuque; Walter and Harold at home. One son died in infancy. He also leaves two brothers, Herman and John of East Galena, and sisters, Mrs. Ben Kopel, Haverhill IA, Mrs. Henry Heim, and Mrs. John Heim, Galena.

The funeral was held Monday morning, May 25, at 8:30 from the home in East Galena and at 9 AM at St. Mary's church. Burial was in the family lot in St. Mary's cemetery.

Excerpt from a Second obituary:

…He attended rural school and St. Mary's parochial school. He made his home in Galena his entire life.

He was united in marriage Apr 9, 1901 to Elizabeth Heim at St. Mary's church, who with four sons and two daughters, survive his passing. LeRoy of Galena; Raymond of East Dubuque; Mrs. Irvin Temperly, Mrs. Robert Fox, both of Galena, Walter and Harold at home; theree grandchildren, Marita and Donald Temperly; Wayne Fox. Two brothers, Herman and John Foecking of Galena; three sisters, Mrs. Ben Kopel, Haverhill IA, Mrs. Henry Heim, Mrs. John Heim of Galena. He was preceeded in death by his infant son, Ralph, his parents, one brother, and two sisters…
 
 
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 Parents:
  John B Foecking (1836 - 1907)
  Mary Foecking (1849 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Adele Kathryn Foecking Temperly (1909 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jay Stienstra
Record added: Mar 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86937421
Henry John Foecking
Added by: Jay Stienstra
 
Henry John Foecking
Added by: Jay Stienstra
 
Henry John Foecking
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